La MaMa Announces Season Featuring Works by Estelle Parsons Evan Yionoulis and MoreLa MaMa Announces Season Featuring Works by Estelle Parsons Evan Yionoulis and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2019

La MaMa announces its 58th season, featuring more than twenty world and US premieres, and dozens of artists, playwrights, choreographers, directors, award-winning theater companies and composers, including Philip Glass, Andrei Serban, Estelle Parsons, Germaine Acogny, Evan Yionoulis, Theodora Skipitares, Anne Bogart, Charlotte Brathwaite and many more. (more...)

RADIO LOCAL Embarks on UK TourRADIO LOCAL Embarks on UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2019

The innovative live performance duo Hunt & Darton will set up shop - or, recording studio - on streets across the country, eking out local people's stories, observations and opinions, from the charmingly mundane to the quite extraordinary to the borderline ridiculous, in a celebration of local radio and community. (more...)

The Sick Of The Fringe Festival Interrogates The Health Of SocietyThe Sick Of The Fringe Festival Interrogates The Health Of Society
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

The Sick of the Fringe: Care & Destruction announce a line-up of performance and discussion that interrogates health in all its forms. The festival launches a year-long programme of work from unheard voices and perspectives. Artists including Tania El Khoury, Le Gateau Chocolat, Travis Alabanza, Lanre Malaolu, Lois Weaver, Laurence Clarke and HighRise Theatre with new and returning work. Live theatre, music, dance, comedy, discussion and film presented at three venues across three days. (more...)

BWW Review: Enter the Situation Room with UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at Guthrie's Dowling StudioBWW Review: Enter the Situation Room with UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at Guthrie's Dowling Studio
by Karen Bovard - Jan 30, 2019

The Guthrie's 9th floor experimental black box space, where all tickets are always just $9, is one of the best deals in town. Currently, it hosts a festival called "Get Used To It: A Celebration of Queer Artistry" and the initial offering is a real coup. The famed duo of Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver, founders of Split Britches and the feminist/queer performance space WOW Cafe in New York, have brought their intermissionless 90 minute participatory performance piece UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) to the Twin Cities. (more...)

The Coming Back Out Ball is Coming Back Out By Popular DemandThe Coming Back Out Ball is Coming Back Out By Popular Demand
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

The second Coming Back Out Ball returns this October - it's a spectacular social event at the Melbourne Town Hall celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) elders aged 65+. (more...)

Camden People's Theatre Presents NO DIRECTION HOMECamden People's Theatre Presents NO DIRECTION HOME
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

No Direction Home, Camden People's Theatre's new festival exploring displacement, migration and refuge, fearlessly asks what it means to be an exile or a descendent of exiles, to whom do we owe refuge and who gets to make a home in Britain today. (more...)

BWW Review: The Doomsday Clock is Ticking. Can Our Personal UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES Save the World?BWW Review: The Doomsday Clock is Ticking. Can Our Personal UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES Save the World?
by Krista Garver - Sep 12, 2018

UXOs are failed weapons of war. But could they also be solutions to our greatest problems? That's the question that UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES, a genre-defying, thought-provoking piece by Split Britches (i.e., performance duo Lois Weaver and Peggy Shaw) seeks to answer. (more...)

UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) By Split Britches Comes to Artists Rep For TBA FestivalUNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) By Split Britches Comes to Artists Rep For TBA Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2018

Artists Repertory Theatre and PICA's Time-Based Art (TBA) Festival co-present the West Coast premiere of Unexploded Ordnances (UXO) by Split Britches for a five-day engagement during TBA. The limited run of Unexploded Ordnances is September 8 through September 12 on the Alder Stage. (more...)

UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) By Split Britches Comes to Artists Rep For TBA FestivalUNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) By Split Britches Comes to Artists Rep For TBA Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

Artists Repertory Theatre and PICA's Time-Based Art (TBA) Festival co-present the West Coast premiere of Unexploded Ordnances (UXO) by Split Britches for a five-day engagement during TBA. The limited run of Unexploded Ordnances is September 8 through September 12 on the Alder Stage. (more...)

Artists Rep Shares Cast & Design Team Updates to SeasonArtists Rep Shares Cast & Design Team Updates to Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Kicking off with two shows in September, Artists Rep's 2018/19 season features seven compelling contemporary plays in their subscription series, plus two bonus shows. These plays are highly entertaining theatrical experiences, written by some of the nation's most acclaimed playwrights. (more...)

Winners Of The WOW Women In Creative Industries Awards AnnouncedWinners Of The WOW Women In Creative Industries Awards Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2018

Winners, presenters and nominees for the WOW Women in Creative Industries Awards at Southbank Centre including (L-R) Lennie Goodings, Sabrina Mahfouz, Phyllida Lloyd, Bobby Baker, Liz Carr, Kate Mosse, Lubaina Himid, Shobana Jeyasingh, Amy Lame, Mary Portas, Jackie Hagan, Juno Dawson, Louis Weaver, Dawn Walton, Mona Hammond, Jude Kelly, Liv Little, Roshni Goyate, Chi-chi Nwanoku, Sarah Crompton, Vicky Featherstone, Mira Kaushik, Josette Bushell-Mingo, Deborah Williams and Adjoa Andoh (more...)

Split Britches Presents UK Premiere Of UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO)Split Britches Presents UK Premiere Of UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO)
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Split Britches present an up-to-the minute topical interactive show which takes unexploded ordnances as a metaphor for the unexplored potential in us all - particularly elders - and tries to uncover it. Legendary performance duo Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver evoke the Cold War paranoia of Stanley Kubrick's Dr Strangelove to seek solutions to the problems keeping us awake at night, as the audience counts down the final hour to doomsday on their phones. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief January 22th, 2018: THE HOMECOMING QUEEN and PARTY FACE Open Tonight, and More!BWW Morning Brief January 22th, 2018: THE HOMECOMING QUEEN and PARTY FACE Open Tonight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 22, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: The Homecoming Queen opens tonight off-Broadway, Party Face opens at City Center, and more! (more...)

BWW Review:  Split Britches Invites Audience Members To Join Their Council of Elders in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO)BWW Review: Split Britches Invites Audience Members To Join Their Council of Elders in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO)
by Michael Dale - Jan 21, 2018

As the ground-breaking theatre troupe Split Britches - which they founded with former member Deb Margolin in 1980 - Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver have been challenging both gender norms and theatrical norms for nearly four decades, ranking them among the respected elders of America's performance art movement. (more...)

La MaMa Announces Free Weekend of Play Readings Featuring Matthew Broderick, John Slattery, and MoreLa MaMa Announces Free Weekend of Play Readings Featuring Matthew Broderick, John Slattery, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

La MaMa continues its season-long celebration of the life and work of Sam Shepard with WEEKEND WITH SAM, two days of readings and excerpts from Sam Shepard's plays, prose and poetry, directed by Neil La Bute, Lois Weaver, Scott Wittman and Joel Zwick. WEEKEND WITH SAM will be held in The Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 E. 4 St.) February 3 4, 2018. All readings are free and open to the public, but not open for review by critics. (more...)

Queer Art Announces Winter/Spring SeasonQueer Art Announces Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

Queer Art, the NYC incubator for LGBTQ artists, is pleased to announce the Winter/Spring 2018 season of Queer Art Film at IFC Center (323 Sixth Avenue at West 3rd St.), January 8-April 9. Curated by filmmakers Ira Sachs and Adam Baran, the season consists of four films not to be missed, presented by NYC performers and filmmakers, as well as a special presentation by the Queer Media Database Canada-Qu bec. Queer Art Film charts a uniquely queer cultural lineage through cinema to other artistic disciplines by inviting LGBTQ artists to present and discuss films that have inspired them. All screenings begin at 8pm. (more...)

The Public Theater's UNDER THE RADAR 2018 Begins TodayThe Public Theater's UNDER THE RADAR 2018 Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

The Public Theater announced the exciting national and international line-up today for the 14th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running January 4-15, 2018. (more...)

Split Britches to Tackle Aging, Anxiety & Desire in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at La MaMa as Part of 'Under the Radar'Split Britches to Tackle Aging, Anxiety & Desire in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at La MaMa as Part of 'Under the Radar'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

La MaMa will present the world premiere of Unexploded Ordnances (UXO) by Split Britches, as part of The Public Theater's Under The Radar Festival. (more...)

Kyoung's Pacific Beat and The Tank to Co-Produce PILLOWTALKKyoung's Pacific Beat and The Tank to Co-Produce PILLOWTALK
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Kyoung's Pacific Beat and The Tank (Meghan Finn and Rosalind Grush, Artistic Directors) will co-produce the World Premiere of PILLOWTALK, written and directed by Kyoung H. Park at The Tank (312 West 36th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues) January 11-27, as part of The Exponential Festival. Set in Brooklyn in 2017, PILLOWTALK brings to life one night in the lives of Sam and Buck, a recently married interracial couple. (more...)

Split Britches to Tackle Aging, Anxiety & Desire in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at La MaMa as Part of 'Under the Radar'Split Britches to Tackle Aging, Anxiety & Desire in UNEXPLODED ORDNANCES (UXO) at La MaMa as Part of 'Under the Radar'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

La MaMa will present the world premiere of Unexploded Ordnances (UXO) by Split Britches, as part of The Public Theater's Under The Radar Festival. (more...)

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